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Carova, NC - 5-year-old Dies at Beach After Being Struck By Lightning

Published on: July 31, 2016 10:10 PM
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Carova, NC - Authorities say a 5-year-old boy on vacation with his family died after being struck by lightning on a North Carolina beach.

According to WTVD-TV (http://abc11.tv/2anoahe), authorities say the family was on the beach Sunday in Carova at about 4 p.m. when the child was struck.

The family put the boy in their SUV and met EMS partway. He was then taken to a hospital where he died.

Authorities did not identify the family.

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 Jul 31, 2016 at 10:39 PM Anonymous Says:

Nebech, so sad.


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